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The U.S. Census counts every resident in the United States. It is mandated by Article I, Section 2 of the Constitution and takes place every 10 years.
2020 Census Integrated Communications Campaign Press Kit
The Census Bureau has embarked on a nationwide effort to inform everyone living in the United States and its five territories about the upcoming 2020 Census.
2020 Census Operational Press Briefing (October 21, 2020)
U.S. Census Bureau officials will hold an audio news conference to share updates on 2020 Census operations and next steps.
2020 Census Frequently Asked Questions
Provides answers to questions on various topics related to the 2020 Census.
2020 Census Operational Press Briefing (July 8, 2020)
Today at 1 p.m., the U.S. Census Bureau will hold a telephone news conference to share status updates on the 2020 Census.
2020 Census: Nonresponse Followup
The U.S. Census Bureau is visiting every household that has not already responded to the 2020 Census to ensure a complete and accurate count.
2020 Census: Update Leave and Update Enumerate
The Census Bureau is sending census employees to rural, remote, and/or sparsely populated areas of the U.S. and P.R. to ensure an accurate and complete count.
2020 Census Recruitment
The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.
2020 Census Operational Press Briefing (March 20, 2020)
The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a telephone news conference to share updates on the status of the 2020 Census.
2020 Census Non-English Language Support Press Kit
The U.S. Census Bureau offers more language support for the decennial census than ever before – online, by phone and by mail.
It's Time to Respond
The U.S. Census Bureau will host a 2020 Census Kickoff event as invitations to respond to the 2020 Census are arriving across the country March 12-20.
2020 Census Mailings
Ninety-five percent of households will receive an initial invitation to respond to the 2020 Census in the mail.
News Media Handout B-roll and Still Photos for 2020 Census
Videos and still images, which simulate the 2020 Census operation, to assist the news media in telling the story of the importance of the 2020 Census.
2020 Census: Self-Response Rates
The U.S Census Bureau is tracking self-response rates nationwide to help ensure a complete and accurate count.
2020 Census: LGBTQ+
Every 10 years, the U.S. Census Bureau will attempt to count everyone in the United States on April 1, regardless of their nationality or sexual orientation.
2020 Census: Renters
Every 10 years, the U.S. Census Bureau attempts to count everyone in the United States on April 1 regardless of their living situation.
2020 Census: Counting Young Children
The U.S. Census Bureau is working to ensure everyone, including young children, is counted in the 2020 Census.
2020 Census Interfaith Summit
This event kicks off an awareness campaign to generate excitement within faith communities about the upcoming Faith Communities Census Weekend of Action.